Use BraincraftedBootstrapBundle for Twig forms without Assetic compilation

One of my favourite features of Bootstrap is the form styles, which I’ve wanted to incorporate into various Symfony2 Bootstrap applications I’ve been working on. The BraincraftedBootstrapBundle has a really robust set of styles for Symfony forms but also attempts to throw Bootstrap into Assetic. I’m not a fan of this, I use bootstrap’s SCSS repository […]

A modern Composer workflow with WordPress

Updated on 27th August with different methods for getting WordPress packages This is a guide on how to incorporate a modern Composer workflow into your WordPress builds. This aimed at people who run WordPress websites as a service – typically bespoke theme developers who want to get a bit more out of WordPress as a tool. […]

Temporarily add WordPress actions and filters

Quite regularly I need to use a WordPress filter or action for one little snippit of code and return it back to normal. I’ve done this with anonymous functions. It’s a quick and nifty way to get things done without writing things unnecessarily to the global scope. <?php function theExcerpt($length = 55, $more_text = ‘…’) […]